Are you ready to make your mark?

You've got the vision. You've got the passion for great footwear design. All that's left is for you to make it happen. Take the first step and unleash your creativity with the TENCEL Art of Shoes Design Competition 2020!

You'll join an online 4-day WSQ Draw Digital Footwear course to design your very own sneakers. The best  designs will be produced and sold for pre-orders online.

There's more — join the competition, and you'll stand the chance to win a footwear diploma scholarship, work placement opportunity with the CHARLES & KEITH Group, S$500 cash prize, and an overseas trip!  

What are you waiting for?


1st Prize:

  • Footwear Diploma Scholarship
  • Work Placement Opportunity
  • S$500 Cash Prize
  • Overseas Trip

2nd Prize:

  • Footwear Diploma Scholarship
  • S$300 Cash Prize
  • Internship Opportunity

3rd Prize:

  • Footwear Diploma Scholarship
  • S$200 Cash Prize


Competition Details

April - July2020

Undergo our intensive 4-day WSQ Draw Digital Footwear course to learn Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator through home-based e-learning and design two of your very own sneakers.

August 2020

The Top 10 Finalists will be selected, and their designs will begin to be made into actual sneakers.

November 2020

The Top 10's designs will walk a public fashion runway. The winner will win a work attachment opportunity with the CHARLES & KEITH Group and an overseas trip in 2021.


An application fee of S$74.90 (inclusive of 7% GST) is required from all competition applicants.


Join the Competition in 4 Steps!

Note: In the event of an extension of the circuit breaker, will move the mode of teaching to home-based learning for the duration of the extension.


Time: 08:30 to 06:30

Central Plaza (Main Office)

#14-06 Central Plaza
298 Tiong Bahru Road

Thye Hong Centre

#02-09 Thye Hong Centre
2 Leng Kee Road


  • 1. 16 years and above
  • 2. Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • 3. Minimum 3 "O" level credits
  • 4. Students are required to have their own laptop at home (see minimum required specifications here), and have basic computing skills i.e. turn on the laptop, use the mouse, drag and drop files, use online search engine for research; and be a competent user of Microsoft Office.

    If you do not have a laptop with the necessary specifications at home, contact Isabel at for assistance.


Questions? Get in touch with us!

Competition Collaborators


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